6. China fares worse than India on the rankings; 44 countries welcome the Chinese without a visa, while Indians can travel to 52.
7. There is a strong correlation between average wealth and access to open frontiers, reported the Independent.
The story also stated:
The imbalance between ease of access for citizens of rich nations and the lack of openness displayed by those countries was revealed in a World Tourism Organization report, which reported that three-quarters of the world’s population requires a visa ahead of traveling to Europe.